Jerusalem has been the focus of hopes, dreams and prayers of the Jewish people around the world for three millennia. Now US-President Donald Trump has clearly pronounced, that the USA recognize... read more
He is the director of Transatlantic Networks, a foreign policy institute in Königswinter, Germany and a frequent commentator on German radio and television.
Higher education must serve the public good and not corporate interests. It’s time for professors to work together to rescue the American Education System.
The prevalence of cars in the American transportation landscape is not an issue of culture. It’s the result of historical accidents and individual choices.
For all the media sensationalism there isn’t so much a crisis in higher education as a solvable dilemma.
The fact that more people are going to college is a big problem. What we need is more education alternatives and less college.
The demand for walkable neighborhoods is skyrocketing in the U.S. How are our communities rising to meet it?
American higher education has a great past, but will it have a great future? Not if we let neoliberal right-wingers decide.
Reluctance aside, the world still needs an American superpower.
US energy independence presents an opportunity for American leadership in the Middle East.